Alex Acks (aka Alex Wells) is a writer, geologist, In addition to short stories published in Strange Horizons, Lightspeed, Daily Science Fiction, Shimmer, Tor.com, and more, they released their first novel earlier this year—the space biker corporate thriller Hunger Makes the Wolf, which was as intriguing as it sounds. Next February sees the release of […]
For nearly two decades, Jim Killen has served as the science fiction and fantasy book buyer for Barnes & Noble. Every month on Tor.com and the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog, Jim shares his curated list of the month’s can’t-miss new SFF releases.
Growing up, I always read more horror and fantasy than science fiction, but my favorite movies were always sci-fi. Alex Wells’ debut novel Hunger Makes the Wolf is somehow the best of both worlds. It takes me back to the essence of what made me love those films—exciting, edge-of-your-seat adventures I’d watch over and over—but it also mixes in […]
We don’t know about you, but there are still dozens of 2016 books on our teetering mountain of books we really, really want to read, provided we manage to live long enough. Which is why we approach the massive post below with equal parts excitement and trepidation. We asked sci-fi and fantasy editors from all the […]